In July1998. Tensions simmering in a family reached an impasse. Lisa CarlsonA mother of two was killed by her husband in an apparent murder. Washington. TheAuthorities began to suspect her husband shortly after she was married. Daniel, andHis mother Carol. Investigation Discovery’s ‘The 1990s: The Deadliest DecadeA HouseIn the Woods’ focuses on the lengthy inquiry into Lisa’s death andThe evidence used in bringing the killers to justice. So, let’s find out what happened then, shall we?
How Did Lisa Carlson Die?
Lisa Ann DahmIn San Diego, CaliforniaIn June 1971. HerHer father was in the military so she moved from one base to the next. TheThe family eventually settled down in Tacoma, WashingtonWith LisaLater, she worked as an aide in the nursing home. Shemet Daniel Carlson there, andAfter being together for a year, the couple were married in 1994. Together, the pair welcomed twin boys — Nicky and Chris — in 1995. HoweverBy July 1998, Lisa and Daniel were contemplating getting divorced.
At around 9 pm on July 18, 1998, DanielCalled 911 to report that he had found the victim. LisaUnresponsive andIn a pool. ThePolice saw LisaWith her lower half covered with a blanket, she lies face up on the couch. The27-year old was shot twice in the head andOnce in the chest, with a.22 calibre firearm. LisaShe was naked beneath the blanket and had a sexy toy beside her. andThe TV was displaying porn.
Who Killed Lisa Carlson?
TheAuthorities believed that the crime scene was set up to resemble a robbery andThe killer posed Lisa Carlsonto humiliate her ThereThere were no indications of forced entry andDuring the opening of the drawers andEverything was thrown away and nothing of value was found. ThePolice found spent shell casings on the scene. andBlood evidence was found on the back of the couch indicating that Lisa’s body had been moved after being shot.
TheInvestigators discovered that Daniel and LisaThey had been separated, but they were still living together at time of the incident. TheTwo had some issues before; after they were resolved. LisaTheir financial situation deteriorated after she quit her job as a stay at home mom. EventuallyThe couple filed for bankruptcy andMoved to a trailer house owned by Daniel’s parents, Carol and DarylIn Kapowsin, Washington. AnotherPoint of contention was Carol’s presence in their lives. AccordingShe was very close to witnesses, according to testimony Daniel, andHe did whatever his mother asked him to.
Daniel and LisaThey agreed to live together until their bankruptcy proceedings were over. However, LisaShe moved on with her lives and began dating Shawn McKillop. ItIt was reported that Carol and DarylThe two were once faced with CarolVerbally abusing Lisa and DarylThey are both physically assaulted. When DanielWhen questioned by police, he said that he had heard about it from Carol around 8 pm. SheShe told her son that her twins showed up unexpectedly at her door at 5:45 pm. Once DanielHe returned home at 9:15 pm and found Lisa andAppelled the police
CarolShe also left messages Lisa’s voicemail but didn’t go there to check on her because the kids told her she was sleeping. LaterShe explained that it was due to a restraining orders against her. Shawn had seen LisaThe day she was found dead. LisaHe had moved out of his home sometime after 12:30pm, meaning that she would have reached her trailer between 1:15 and 1:15. and 1:45 pm. TheMedical examiner found that LisaHad been killed sometime in afternoon, so police looked at Daniel’s timeline. HeHe called his work at 2:45 to inform him he would be late for work. andAt 3:00 pm.
ThePolice believed that DanielWas responsible for the murder andHe felt he was receiving help from Carol, who had to cancel her afternoon plans for that day. ShawnPolice were also informed. LisaHad decided to leave Daniel andMove to ArizonaWhere is it? Shawn’s family lived. The authorities believed Daniel and Carol didn’t want to lose the children, so they made the drastic move. ShawnFurther, it should be mentioned that LisaHad a recording where DanielShe confessed to strangling her in past.
Daniel’s behavior in the time after LisaThe suspect was found. HeHis alibi for the 911 call andI urged the authorities not to ignore their answering machine. AnalysisIt was revealed that the tape had been altered. Carol’s messages being recorded over other messages; Lisa’s mother had left a message on the day she was killed, but it wasn’t in the machine.
Where Are Carol Carlson and Daniel Carlson Today?
TheThe mother was ultimately found to be unfit for her role by authorities. and son duo — Carol and Daniel Carlson — were responsible for Lisa’s death because they didn’t want her to take the children away. TheMrs. Daniel’s best friend testified that DanielHad admitted to positioning Lisa’s body. In April 2003, Carol, then 51 and DanielThe murder of 31-year-old Veronica was finally convicted. Lisa. TheyThey were sentenced to 37 year imprisonment for their crime. HoweverThe convictions were overturned later and new plea deals were made for both.
CarolThree counts of second-degree assault were pleaded guilty. andOne count of sexually committing the murder of human remains. SheA 9-year sentence was imposed on him andIn 2008, the release was made for time served. In January 2008, DanielPled guilty to second degree murder andHe was sentenced to a 23-year term. HeIn 2022, he was eligible to be paroled. andIt appears that he was released. HoweverThe mother andSince then, son have kept a low profile. andIt is not known what they do at the moment. While CarolSeems to live in Spanaway, Washington, DanielAppears to be calling Puyallup, WashingtonHis home.
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